Mercury BA-1

USA


Also called: Beach Abort

Launch & landing data:

Designation 60 Sub.2
Launch date - time 09 May 1960
Launch site Wallops Island
Launch vehicle LES rocket
Payload Mercury SC1
Mass (kg) 1007 kg
Suborbital flight:
Altitude 0.80 km (0.5 miles)
Flight Duration (d:u:min) 1 min, 16 sec
Distance traveled 1.6 km (1 miles)
Max Velocity 1571 km/h (976 mph)
Landing date - time 09 May 1960
Landing location 

Mission details:




Mission Highlights:

Mission successful
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